A Cosmopolitan Raspberry sounds like some sort of hazing ritual at a bougie magazine. But a Raspberry Cosmopolitan? That’s the name of a fantastic twist on the oft-overlooked cocktail classic. All you need is five ingredients (hint: raspberries are involved) to instantly up your cocktail game. No September issue required. Drink up!

Rasberry Cosmopolitan

Total Time: 5 minutes
Yield: 1 drink


  • 2 oz vodka
  • 1 oz lemon juice
  • 3 oz of honey
  • 1 oz of water
  • 5 Raspberries
  • Sparkling wine


  • Make your honey syrup. Add the 3 ounces of honey and the 1 ounce of water to a small jar. Stir until combined.
  • Add the five raspberries to a shaker and muddle. Then add in the vodka, lemon juice, and half an ounce of the honey syrup. Add ice and shake until well combined.
  • Strain the drink into a martini glass and top off with sparkling wine.

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